Find out what’s going on throughout the Knowledge Quarter and the wider city.

The Pandemic Institute showcases achievements to philanthropic donor

The Pandemic Institute has welcomed a visit from Dr Charles Huang, whose company Innova
Medical Group provided the initial £10m philanthropic donation that founded the Institute.
19th February 2024/by Barry Gregory

The future is Fabric District

A new prospectus has been released showcasing the future vision for Fabric District, a key component of Liverpool's Knowledge Quarter.
15th January 2024/by Barry Gregory

Job vacancies across KQ Liverpool

There are a whole host of fantastic roles currently being advertised by KQ Liverpool partners and the individual businesses who are located within our urban innovation district, ranging from senior positions to entry level opportunities.
15th January 2024/by efarrington

New Year message from Liverpool City Council Leader

Speaking on behalf of Liverpool City Council, one of KQ Liverpool's Partners, Council Leader, Cllr Liam Robinson, reflects on 2023 and looks ahead to the new year.
31st December 2023/by efarrington

LJMU Bicentenary in 200 seconds

2023 was LJMU's bicentenary. Over the past year, there’s been celebrations, events, exhibits, public lectures, international academic conferences, Bicentenary merchandise for graduates plus the launch of LJMU's new strategic plan 2023 –2030. 
11th December 2023/by efarrington

Vice-Chancellor’s Conference maps out a more successful future for Liverpool

More than 170 key figures from Liverpool City Region organisations attended the University of Liverpool Vice Chancellor’s Conference, to hear local and national viewpoints on Liverpool’s future success.
28th November 2023/by efarrington

What next for KQ Liverpool after Investment Zones? 

What next for KQ Liverpool after Investment Zones?
What will…
10th November 2023/by efarrington

University of Liverpool and Liverpool University Hospitals sign MOU

Senior leaders from the University of Liverpool and Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (LUHFT) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to advance plans for an Academic Health Sciences Campus on the site of the former Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
25th October 2023/by efarrington

KQ Startup launched to support budding entrepreneurs

The new programme will support the growing number of startups and spin-outs created within the KQ Liverpool innovation district.
3rd October 2023/by efarrington

iiCON strengthens team following ongoing growth

The Infection Innovation Consortium: iiCON has bolstered its core team, welcoming a cohort of new starters to support operations following strong growth.
29th August 2023/by efarrington

New UK partnership and research fund aims to tackle infectious diseases

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and self-funded charitable medical research organisation, LifeArc, are partnering to launch a new Translational Development Fund to help tackle infectious diseases.
15th August 2023/by efarrington

Paddington Community Diagnostic Centre opens to patients

People in Liverpool will now benefit from faster access to vital tests and scans for a wide range of health conditions, with the opening of a new NHS community diagnostic centre on the Paddington Village development in Edge Hill.
2nd August 2023/by efarrington

LCR announced as the UK’s second Investment Zone

Communities across the Liverpool City Region could be set to benefit from over 4,000 new jobs and a multi-million-pound investment in the life sciences sector as part of the UK’s second Investment Zone.
27th July 2023/by efarrington

Liverpool led way in reopening big cultural events

While the rest of the world watched on, we worked with our world-leading scientists, researchers and our ethical Civic Data Cooperative, to safely reopen our visitor economy to the public.
17th July 2023/by efarrington